Davey Resource Group, Inc. Compton, Santa Monica, Long Be
Jan 04, 2020
Requisition Number: 48546 Company Name: DRG Inc Service Line: 1UVM - DRG Utility Vegetation Management Employment Type: Regular Job Type: Full Time Education Level Required: Associates Work Experience Required: 1 - 2 years Travel Expectations: Up to 25% POSITION: Consulting Utility Forester STARTING DATE: Immediately. Resumes accepted until a suitable candidate is selected. Do you want a career working outdoors? The Davey Resource Group (DRG) is currently hiring arborists, foresters, horticulturalists, natural resource specialists, landscape and nursery professionals, plant and outdoor enthusiasts to join our workforce. POSITION LOCATIONS: Compton, California DUTIES AND REQUIREMENTS: * Work with major electric utility system and address its forestry needs * Inspect and assess the rights of way for vegetation requiring pruning or removal to avoid conflicts with overhead conductors * Identify tree and brush control work and enter data into hand-held computer * Notify landowners of impending compliance or reliability work * Discuss and negotiate incompatible vegetation removals * Assess terrain, habitat, and environmental conditions * Coordinate with project managers, planners, and vegetation crews * Ability to work and hike in rugged terrain and inclement weather * Ability to work independently and in remote locations * Clean DMV driving record and ability to drive and operate a 4x4 vehicle * ISA Certified Arborist or ability to become one within 18 months through education or a combination of education and work experience DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: * Two or four year degree in horticulture, forestry, urban forestry, environmental science or a related discipline * Utility right of way vegetation management experience preferred * Ability to identify local tree species and knowledge of growth rates * Organizational skills, excellent communication skills, and attention to detail ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Pay rates based on qualifications and experience. DRG offers competitive wages, incentive programs, excellent benefits and F/T positions include option to buy Company stock after 1yr, access to industry related training materials and Davey Extension Courses. Pre-employment drug screen and Social Security Number verification required. The Davey Tree Expert Company and DRG are employee owned and are Equal Opportunity Employers. CONTACT: Email resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit Davey’s website for additional job opportunities and company information. We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state or local law. The Davey Tree Expert Company has U.S. and Canadian operations in more than 47 states and five provinces and provides a variety of tree care, grounds maintenance and consulting services for the residential, utility, commercial, and government markets. Founded in 1880, Davey has been employee-owned for 40 years and has more than 10,000 employees who provide Proven Solutions for a Growing World. For more information, visit www.davey.com If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-800-445-8733 ext. 1108 or at email@example.com .